You can design your own kitchen, bathroom, patio...and, at the same time, stamp your signature into concrete. How exciting is that?? If you have been following this series, you will know that our eco-friendly colleagues here in Asheville, the Hub of Green, sure are. Solid and durable, it also is versatile and adaptable to both indoor and outdoor use. As one person put it, " Concrete is the soup du jour of current home trends.
Sellers are finding that including the "new concrete" is an economical and eco-savvy way in which they can update their home prior to putting it on the market.
Green builders (see photo) around town are using concrete in many different ways.
Neighbors doing renovation projects, as well, favor this material.
Buyers are so impressed with kitchen remodeling ideas that include counter tops with integral sinks and backsplashes, or a unique fireplace surround, or patio designs and walkways with that special creative allure . . ..
Artisans are thrilled with the possibilities.
Today's hottest trend adds color, fine-finishes that dazzle, and a chance to express your personal creative stamp.
Heads-Up: The US Green Building Council recently picked concrete as their #1 Choice for Kitchen Counter Tops.
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